On Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

On Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

 A couple of months ago in the face of statements that had already been made by many in the political arena that sought to stir up and focus hostility toward our Muslim brothers and sisters, the...
Breaking Bread Together and Promoting Dialogue Between the Two Faiths

Breaking Bread Together and Promoting Dialogue Between the Two Faiths

On Thursday July 2nd, Orange County chapter of Pacifica Institute had the pleasure of co-hosting an Iftar dinner with University United Methodist Church in Irvine with the aim of breaking bread...
Education remains an alarming concern for scores of Syrian refugees

Education remains an alarming concern for scores of Syrian refugees

  With only 10 percent of the 2 million Syrian refugees in Turkey having been placed in refugee camps, problems involving finding food and shelter persists, but none more alarming than the...
Dr. Sison: Fethullah Gülen is a pioneer of peace

Dr. Sison: Fethullah Gülen is a pioneer of peace

Speaking at a conference held the Philippines’ 400-year-old university, University of Santo Tomas, Dr. Lilian Sison, the Dean of International Relations Department of the University of Santo...
Kimse Yok Mu provides fast breaking meal to orphan students in Kenya

Kimse Yok Mu provides fast breaking meal to orphan students in Kenya

International charity organization Kimse Yok Mu’s Kenya chapter (KYK) gave fast breaking meal to orphans in eastern African country of Kenya’s capital city of Nairobi. İftar was provided by...
Reflection: Family Iftar Dinner with Eruyan Family

Reflection: Family Iftar Dinner with Eruyan Family

  On the 21st day of Ramadan Sunday January 5th, Cem and Ilknur Eruyan hosted an interfaith Iftar dinner. Pacifica Institute, invited individuals from all religious groups to join them at the...
Fethullah Gulen Statement on Nigeria Abductions

Fethullah Gulen Statement on Nigeria Abductions

NEW YORK, May 12, 2014  The senseless kidnappings of hundreds of schoolgirls in Nigeria are deplorable and heartbreaking. I condemn these actions unequivocally and call upon the perpetrators of...
Turkey needs a new constitution to save its democracy

Turkey needs a new constitution to save its democracy

By Fethullah GulenA small group in the executive is holding the country to ransom, says Fethullah GulenTrust and stability are fundamental to a nation’s development and to how the world perceives...
The Muslim Martin Luther?

The Muslim Martin Luther?

Fethullah Gulen Attempts an Islamic Reformation  By Victor Gaetan In a video posted on his Web site last December, the Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gulen called on God to curse Turkish Prime...
World Day of Social Justice – 20 February

World Day of Social Justice – 20 February

“The gap between the poorest and the wealthiest around the world is wide and growing. … We must do more to empower individuals through decent work, support people through social...